The Coast Guard in action

by Ann Gaines

Publisher: Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ

Written in English
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About the Edition

Describes life in the Coast Guard, covering training, job opportunities, high-tech equipment, and duties, and provides a historical overview of this branch of the armed forces, as well as print and Internet resources.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 124) and index.

StatementAnn Graham Gaines.
SeriesU.S. military branches and careers
LC ClassificationsVG53 .G35 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23035410M
ISBN 10076601634X
LC Control Number00010155

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